Rifle grenades were the infantry’s first experimentation with organic grenade launchers and indirect firepower at the squad level.
Why the M32 (and M32A1) grenade launchers aren’t popularGear
The Marine Corps’ M32 seems like a great idea. It’s a grenade launcher that holds six 40mm grenades, so why hasn’t it found widespread success?
This is the fascinating history of grenadiers, a centuries-old elite unitHistory
The grenadiers can be considered one of the first special operations units in history, and still have a role in warfare.
Grenade launchers are firing a lot more than grenades these daysGear
40mm grenade launchers are some of the more versatile tools in the armory of the United States military. That versatility really comes as a result of all the different types of ammo you can shove into it. In fact, you may be surprised by just how many different types of stuff you can fire from […]